Can you make a living working as a historian? What does a “history professional” actually do? For many students and early career professionals interested in history, finding employment opportunities beyond their tertiary studies can be both challenging and daunting.
The History Council of NSW hosts a program of speakers of outstanding quality and expertise, connecting them with organisations across the state to facilitate the sharing of their wealth of knowledge with the wider community, linking members with member organisations to bring history alive.
The History Council of NSW has opened applications for its popular Speaker Connect program for 2019. Apply to speak or to host a speaker now.
The deadline for the Oral History NSW Conference Grant is 30 April 2019. Two grants of $600 are available to presenters attending the Biennial Oral History Australia Conference in Brisbane (10-13 October 2019).
The Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences are hosting a workshop on managing museum archives.